ERIC Number: EJ548782
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Literature and Cultural Awareness: Voices from the Journey.
Wilkinson, Phyllis A.; Kido, Elissa
Language Arts, v74 n4 p255-65 Apr 1997
Describes two approaches used in teacher education courses to prepare teachers to teach multicultural literature: (1) teachers read and responded to multicultural texts and then developed thematic units built upon multiethnic literature and incorporating a reader-response approach; and (2) teachers read and responded to children's literature in literature study groups and then developed and share thematic units for implementing such groups. (SR)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme: Pasts, Presents, and Futures.